Solar panels installed on Stockholm Palace – and the King helps!

Solar panels installed on Stockholm Palace – and the King helps!

Solar panels have been installed on the roof of Stockholm Palace. The installation took place on Thursday, 19 April with His Majesty looking on. King Carl XVI Gustaf even got his hands dirty and helped as the panels were brought up to the roof alongside the Palace Director at Stockholm Palace and Head of Stockholm Palace Administration, Erik Kampmann. There were 600 panels received that will…

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Queen Mathilde plays guide at the Royal Greenhouses for children’s tv programme

Queen Mathilde plays guide at the Royal Greenhouses for children’s tv programme

Queen Mathilde of Belgium has guided a young girl named Billie around at the Royal Greenhouses of Laeken. Billie Vandenberghe is a child reporter for the children’s television programme “Karrewiet”. Tomorrow, the Royal Greenhouses, located in the private garden of King Philippe and Queen Mathilde’s home the Castle of Laeken, will open again for the public. The Royal Greenhouses are open only…

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BREAKING: Prince Charles releases statement saying he is “deeply touched”

BREAKING: Prince Charles releases statement saying he is “deeply touched” #CHOGM18

The Prince of Wales has released a statement saying he is “deeply touched and honoured” after being named as The Queen’s successor as the next Head of the Commonwealth. In a statement, Prince Charles said: “I am deeply touched and honoured by the decision of Commonwealth Heads of State and Government that I should succeed the Queen, in due course, as Head of the Commonwealth. “Meanwhile, I will…

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Rwanda to host the next Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting after Malaysia pulls out

Rwanda to host the next Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting after Malaysia pulls out

The leaders of the Commonwealth group of nations have this evening decided to hold the next Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Rwanda after Malaysia pulled out. The next Heads of Government meeting will take place in the African country in 2020 – exact dates have not yet been announced. Malaysia was due to host the summit, however, they pulled out after Prime Minister Najib Razak decided…

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